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Stabbing accused appears in court

An 18-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a woman who was found stabbed at his Birmingham home.

Patricia Fort, 57, was found stabbed at an address in Lanchester Way, Castle Bromwich, early on Monday.

She was taken to hospital but died shortly after, police said.

Jamie Fort, of Lanchester Way, appeared before magistrates in Solihull. He was remanded in custody and will appear at Warwick Crown Court on 12 August.




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